Notting Hill’s Portobello Road Market may be better known, but today this circa-1887 landmark is much edgier. The annual five-day Alternative Fashion Week happens here (60 young designers, catwalks, live music, fabulousness), and its smart-looking market stalls offer everything from vintage records, books, and antiques to clothing, jewelry, and international foods.
Insider Tip: During Christmastime, check out the Alternative Christmas Confession Booth; use it to bemoan that ugly sweater or hideous necktie under your tree.
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